Monster Hunter Rise

Nargacuga - Monster Hunter Rise (Materials, Weaknesses and Strategies)

When facing the Nargacuga in Monster Hunter RiseIt is difficult to know whether we are the hunter or the hunted. This great monster attacks relentlessly and specialises in precise and powerful strikes. In this guide, you will be introduced to its attacks, its weaknesses, and the novice and expert materials it can bring back to forge weapons and armour.


Big Monster: Nargacuga

Species : Flying wyvern
Element : None
Threat: 6 stars

The weaknesses of the Nargacuga

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Rear leg3030251001555

How to beat the Nargacuga

To come

The materials of the Nargacuga

By fighting a monster, you can get different items and materials for making armour or weapons which we have listed in the following table. This is how the table works:

  • Target - Represents your chance to get this material by completing a quest that involves this monster.
  • Capture - Your chance to get this material at the end of the quest by capturing this monster, even if it was not the target of the quest.
  • Damage - Your chance to get this extra material by completing a quest that involves this monster, if you damage it in a specific place.
  • Skinning - Your chances of obtaining this material by skinning the carcass or broken/severed element of the target.
  • Recovered - Your chance to make this material fall to the ground by injuring the monster, throwing it against a wall, or making it fight another monster.

Novice Rank

MaterialsTargetSeizeDamageCutting upRecovered
Nargacuga skin14%28%--22%40%
Nargacuga Scale30%15%30%43%50%
Croc Nargacuga15%24%45%16%10%
Nargacuga Razor12%--65%12%--
Nargacuga Stitcher14%20%--%8%15%
Nargacuga tail8%10%--80%--
Nargacuga marrow7%3%--12%--
Tear of wyvern--------50%

Expert Rank

MaterialsTargetSeizeDamageCutting upRecovered
Nargacuga skin +14%28%--%22%40%
Nargacuga scale +30%17%30%37%50%
Croc Nargacuga +19%21%45%14%12%
Nargacuga Razor15%--65%10%--
Nargacuga Stitcher8%15%--5%10%
Nargacuga tail6%7%--70%--
Medulla Nargacuga5%3%--12%--
Wyvern Gem3%4%--1%1%
Nargacuga marrow--5%--13%--
Tear of wyvern--------15%
Large wyvern tear--------35%

Master Rank

MaterialsTargetSeizeDamageCutting upRecovered
Nargacuga fur20%28%-23%40%
Nargacuga shine27%17%27%42%50%
Nargacuga Heavy Croc15%21%45%16%10%
Alfange Nargacuga11%-65%12%-
Nargacuga Spike12%20%-15%15%
Nargacuga Whip6%10%-80%-
Medulla Nargacuga7%----
Nargacuga Mantis2%4%3%5%1%
Large wyvern gem---5%-
Tear wyvern----10%
Large wyvern tear----40%
Distressed fang--20%20%-